Winter Wonderland

Consecutive days of snowfall have turned our park into a winter wonderland, making for some wonderful photo opportunities. The tree branches and fence rails are heavily laden with snow, and the wildlife have gone into "mooching mode." With a deep blanket of snow covering their source of food, the animals have become conditioned to turn …

Bird watching

My photo walk this morning turned out to be a bird walk. All the photo opps that presented themselves were birds, and they were real "posers", as in posing for the camera. It was a great morning for a walk: some filtered sunshine, no wind, and relatively mild temperatures for February....somewhere approaching 40 degrees Fahrenheit. …

Raising the bar

In two recent posts, I have written about the steps I am taking to try to improve my photography...one of my personal challenges for the year 2012. The steps include... Purging my computer files of dross (and there is a great deal of dross) Organizing the remaining photos, using Lightroom's collections, smart collections, and keywords …